Chail is a quiet place that is close to Shimla and is popularly famous for having the world's largest cricket ground and the heritage hotel known as the Chail Palace. It is a geographically rich place that is surrounded by pine and deodar trees, lush greenery, offers hiking trails, and also a panoramic view of the places from a height that makes it utterly beautiful. If you are likely to experience a quiet yet attractive location, then Chail is the most ideal one!
Chail had been built by the former Maharaja of Patiala and it was its summer capital as well. For thrilling adventures and Shivalik ranges, this location has become entirely famous among the tourists who find the place on the banks of the river Sandhupul. Discover more about the place by carrying out a vacation at Chail, while you pick one of the tour packages for Himachal Pradesh.
Best time to visit Chail
Beat the heat of the scorching summers in other parts of the country by paying a visit to Chail from the summer months of April to June where you love the wind and also the amazing landscape that surrounds you. But if you are a snow lover, then this place welcomes you during the months of December to February.
Where to visit in Chail?
There are many places that you can visit in Chail, and some of them have been mentioned below:
- Chail Wildlife Sanctuary that was declared as a wildlife sanctuary in the year 1976 having a variety of bird species and animals.
- The Cricket Ground was built by the cricket enthusiast, Maharaja Bhupender Singh, on the top of the hill and is now known to be the highest cricket ground in the world.
- Kali Temple is a famous pilgrimage spot in Chail that is just 2 km away from the city center. It is known as the best site for its views and sceneries that it holds.
- Sadhupul is a little village that is based out of the hill river, Ashwin that is located between Chail and Solan making it a famous picnic spot.